Sky Arts (formerly Sky Arts 1, previously Artsworld) is Sky's channel specialising in highbrow arts-related programming. From the late 2000s they branched into the world of comedy with a series of Chekhov plays, intellectual panel show What The Dickens?, and documentaries.
See also: Challenge, Pick TV, Sky Arts 2, Sky Atlantic, Sky Living, Sky Movies Premier, Sky One, Sky Two.
According to our database Sky Arts has premiered 84 original British comedy programmes.
New shows in development
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Friday 13th January 2017
Sky Arts has said it will now not broadcast Urban Myths: Elizabeth, Michael And Marlon, a one-off show that features a controversial depiction of Michael Jackson.